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It's Not Easy Being Green. Expats and Half-Term Envy

When we moved abroad I learned lots of new terms. I made up a fair few as well. But of all the terms I’ve learned, the term I like the least? 811 more words

Musings, Rants, And Everything In Between

Re-Examining School Vacations, Starting With the Archaic February Break

In the event that you’re not a parent or a schoolteacher, you may not realize that you’ll be seeing a lot more kids running around the city this week; it’s mid-winter recess for public schools, and it will last all week. 896 more words

Volunteering Over Winter Break!

Over winter break international students went to Geneva Middle School to talk about their experiences leaving their country and immigrating to the US. Here are some comments from the students. 435 more words


Winter Break at IC

It has been cold this winter break, but even so, students who remain on campus manage to come out for fun events. The winter break activities are hosted by the Offices of Residential Education, Student Activities, International Student Affairs and Intercultural Affairs. 35 more words


It Never Changes!

Out of sight out of mind?

Our son recently came home for the holiday weekend and after being at school for a couple months on his own. 328 more words

Thanksgiving Break :)

Hey guys! I just wanted to give you all a quick update saying that I will be going on Thanksgiving Break from Friday (11/21) until Sunday (11/30). 157 more words

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The School Holiday Throw Down

We are two days in.  Two. Days.  It feels like two weeks, but in reality, we are two days into a two week Fall break at my kids’ school.   718 more words